Every community member plays an important role when it comes to city surveillance and safety.

Join several Smart City experts for a day of situational learning to improve your smart city initiatives. At the Axis Smart City Symposium, you’ll learn:

  • How cities are prioritizing emergency preparedness and response
  • Best practices for building a collaborative approach to supporting your public safety initiatives
  • Intelligent transportation and mobility trends in Smart Cities
  • Best practices for sustainable urban development and design
  • Emerging trends from the cellular telecommunications industry


8:30am - 9:00am
Registration & Breakfast
9:00am - 9:30am
Welcome & Introductions
Kevin Taylor
Business Development Manager - Smart Cities, Axis Communications, Inc.
9:30am - 10:30am
Smart City 101 Overview
Bill Maguire
Founder, Connected Communities Consulting LLC
10:30am - 10:45am
10:45am - 11:15am
Drones for Local Government & Law Enforcement
John Nunes
UAS Market Development - Public Safety, Gresco Technology Solutions
11:15am - 12:00pm
Transportation & Mobility
Thomas Guggisberg
IT Director, Capital District Transportation Authority 
12:00pm - 12:45pm
12:45pm - 1:30pm
Technology & Enforcement
Eric S. Clifford
Police Chief, City of Schenectady
1:30pm - 2:15pm
City of Schenectady
Robert M. Carney
Country District Attorney, City of Schenectady
2:15pm - 2:30pm
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Smart City Project Development &
Bill Maguire
Connected Communities Consulting LLC
3:30pm - 3:45pm
Closing Statements
Kevin Taylor
Axis Communications, Inc.

Please be advised that this event is exclusive to state officials, local security and law enforcement personnelTo request an Axis Smarty City Symposium near you, contact livability@axis.com.